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PowerHouse Alliance Subwoofers and Outdoor Speakers Rebate Program

A2V PowerHouse Alliance house brand products, including two new audio categories, come with rebates, other incentives, just in time for spring and summer home renovations.

Lisa Montgomery · May 29, 2019

IES vs. UL: Battle Over Circadian Lighting ‘Standards’

Who should set standards for human-centered (circadian) lighting? Illuminating Engineering Society blasts UL for publishing Recommended Practice “without the full rigor of an ANSI approved Standard.”

Julie Jacobson · May 28, 2019

Savant Shows HomeKit-Compatible Smart Circuit Breakers, Circadian Lighting

Home automation company shows HomeKit-enabled circuit breakers, smart bulbs, DMX LED lighting strips, human-centered lighting at Lightfair 2019.

Julie Jacobson · May 24, 2019

Sonnen ecoLinx to Anchor New Illinois Sustainable Community

Battery storage company sonnen’s ecoLinx will be the centerpiece of ‘Wildwood of Marengo’ passive home community. $700K homes represent sonnen’s third sonnenCommunity in U.S.

Jason Knott · May 23, 2019

10 Ostentatious Loudspeakers from 2019 High End Munich Audio Show

Fashionable designs make these stylized loudspeakers works of art from Once Music, Stein Music Pro, Avantgarde Acoustic, MartinLogan, Cabasse, Doacoustics, AQ, and Odeon Audio. Which ones would you sell?

Jason Knott · May 15, 2019

Is There Growing Builder Backlash to ‘Smart Homes’?

Homebuilders are dangerously being advised they are ‘dumb’ for not constructing ‘smart homes,’ and providing Wi-Fi is their only requirement.

Jason Knott · April 25, 2019

Séura Outdoor TVs Deliver 4K and HDR Images in Non-Traditional Environments

The new Seura Shade Series offer homeowners a choice of sizes ranging from 55 inches to 75 inches, along with 4K resolutions and compatibility with HDR content.

Robert Archer · April 19, 2019

HTSA Aims to Reduce ‘Techno-centric’ Sales Pitches via Training Program

Despite 23% growth rate in 2018, HTSA buying group to focus on sales relationship training for 2019, along with lighting, energy and wellness.

Jason Knott · April 19, 2019

Self-Contained Outdoor Home Theaters Ease Installation Woes

While many integrators opt to create outdoor home theaters from scratch, products like Stealth Acoustics’ self-contained LED-based Stealth Patio Theater offer a viable option.

Andrew Nichols · April 08, 2019

Why Outdoor A/V Projects Are Easier Than Indoor Projects

When working on outdoor projects, integrators have fewer obstacles to worry about and can alter a set up more easily than when working on indoor projects.

Andrew Nichols · April 05, 2019